Discovering Italy – Florence

Easter in Florence

Easter time in Florence in unlike anything you have ever seen…

Florence is a magical city.  The red clay rooftops, cobblestone streets, and piazzas around every corner enchant visitors once they step out the door of the train station.  Artwork and architecture from some of the most renowned masters of the Renaissance (Michelangelo, Raphael, and Botticelli to name a few) adorn this beautiful city.  This is my fourth visit to Florence and each visit I love it a little bit more, and my guess is that you will too. Here is our trip report for what to see in Florence with your kids, but if you happen to visit at Easter, you are in for a special surprise, read on. Continue reading